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II John 1:6 And this is love, that we walk according to His commandments. This is the commandment, as you heard from the beginning, that you should walk in it.
There is a connection between love and God's principles. You can't have love without Him, or without His commandments. His commandments show love that is faithful, true and one of integrity. Love cares, is sacrificial, even confrontational when needed. Love is strong, dynamic, and builds up not tears down. Free love doesn't exist.
Love comes with responsibilities and obligations.
Psalm 15:1-3 LORD, who shall dwell in Your tabernacle? Who shall dwell on Your holy hill? He who walks uprightly, and works righteousness, and speaks the truth in his heart; he does not backbite with his tongue, nor do evil to his neighbor, nor take up a reproach against his neighbor;...